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US halts H-1B and other visas in blow to India and China talent

Trump bills new immigration ban as part of America-first recovery

U.S. President Trump speaks in the East Room at the White House.   © Reuters

NEW YORK/PALO ALTO, U.S. -- U.S. President Donald Trump barred the issuance of many new work visas under a proclamation signed Monday, including the marquee H-1B program used primarily by high-skilled immigrants from India and China.

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